Parental Rights in Vermont
Vermont Parental Rights News
Vermont State Law and Parental Rights
Vermont does not have a state statute that explicitly defines and protects parental rights as fundamental rights.
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Vermont Courts and Parental Rights
Affirmed, but Strict Scrutiny Not Clearly Established
Vermont courts have a history of recognizing fundamental parental rights but the standard of review may be a subject of confusion.
See for instance Glidden v. Conley, 175 Vt. 111, 115 (Vt. 2003), and Camburn v. Smith, 586 S.E.2d 656 (2003).